Golf in Moffat

Situated in the heart of the beautiful Southern Upland hills, Moffat Golf Club’s fine 18-hole moorland course is guaranteed to give you a great Scottish golfing experience and some stunning panoramic views. The inspiring, well-maintained course is one of Golf Monthly’s Top 100 hidden gems.

Moffat is a short drive from the Scottish border, just a few miles from the M74, making it an ideal venue for a day or weekend trip. So, if you’re planning a pilgrimage to Scotland, the home of golf, why not make Moffat Golf Club your first destination and enjoy our great facilities and a very warm welcome from the members and staff?

Find out more about the club and the course from the Moffat Golf Club website.

Package Prices available for visiting parties, contact the clubhouse for full details:
01683 220 020 or email

In addition to the fantastic course and stunning panoramic views of rural Scotland on offer, the welcoming clubhouse provides changing rooms with warm showers, buggy and trolley hire. To complete the experience, there is also a restaurant serving delicious hot and cold food, a fully stocked bar, two full-sized snooker tables, table tennis and darts.

Booking is advisable at the weekends and during the summer months. On Wednesdays tee are times available up to 3pm. Golfing parties accepted with maximum party size of 50.

Moffat Golf Club
DG10 9SB


Phone: 01683 220 020


Moffat Golf Club was founded in 1884 in fields on Chapel Farm, just to the west of Moffat Cemetery on the Edinburgh Road, though the hilly terrain made it far from ideal for golfing!

In 1904 Ben Sayers, the famous North Berwick professional, was invited to design the present 18-hole golf course at Coatshill.

It was ideal land on which to build a golf course and Ben Sayers successfully incorporated all the natural undulations and hazards into his layout.

Many golfers would agree that he succeeded in creating one of the most attractive, varied and interesting inland courses in the country with its deceptive approach shots combined with subtle greens to ensure that scoring is never easy.

At 5259 yards, SSS 67, par 69, the course has some really testing holes full of natural undulations and hazards – the 9th hole is an experience not to be missed! – and this coupled with the strength and direction of the wind can really make or break your score.

Often referred to as the Jewel of the South, this 18-hole course’s enviable location, high on Coatshill, overlooking the beautiful town of Moffat, provides spectacular views from its fairways and greens.